National Catholic Reporter

The Independent News Source

Today's message is from
Staff writer Brian Roewe

Morning Briefing

 |  NCR Today

Election 2012 Post-Mortem -- Election leaves Republicans at a loss for answers

Former Oil Executive Appointed as Archbishop of Canterbury

Turkey says 8,000 Syrians flee in past 24 hours

Bishop Fabian Bruskewitz' replacement: A new take on tradition for incoming Lincoln bishop. He's got folk rockers Mumford & Sons and the Avett Brothers on his iPod.

Tracking trends in Catholic Church

"Many years ago, when this cub reporter was covering religion, the first edition of a brave, feisty, independent publication called National Catholic Reporter showed up at my desk. From that day forward, NCR became my template for excellent reporting. It has become one of my trusted spiritual guides, as well."

- NCR contributor
Sharon Abercromie

Parish sites serve as storm relief distribution sites

Australia -- Inquiry into police sex crime 'cover-up' as Catholic church scandal widens

Lessons from Sandy's storm zone: We are victims and victimizers

Washington bishops seek stronger catechesis after same-sex marriage vote

Obama springs surprise trip to Burma

Maryland Catholics celebrate passage of same-sex marriage referendum

7 Navy SEALs disciplined for role with video game

University of San Diego faculty demands reversal of theologian's disinvite

NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: celebrationpublications.org/dailybread. You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.

Enjoy this article?
Help support more like it by donating today!

NCR Comment code: (Comments can be found below)

Before you can post a comment, you must verify your email address at Disqus.com/verify.
Comments from unverified email addresses will be deleted.

  • Be respectful. Do not attack the writer. Take on the idea, not the messenger.
  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Stay on point. Comments that stray from the original idea will be deleted. NCR reserves the right to close comment threads when discussions are no longer productive.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report abuse" button. Once a comment has been flagged, an NCR staff member will investigate.

For more detailed guidelines, visit our User Guidelines page.

For help on how to post a comment, visit our reference page.

 

Flag-webathon2014_5_0.jpg

NCR Email Alerts